Our Firm

Our team is a dedicated group of experienced financial professionals who are driven to help you realize your financial potential. We approach every relationship with compassion, authenticity, and transparency. Our thoughtful and creative solutions will become the biggest champion for your long-term financial security and success.

Lena-Jo Hartley

As President of Downeast Private Wealth, Lena-Jo sets the tone for a uniquely candid, creative, and compassionate approach to wealth management services. Working as a licensed Financial Consultant, Lena-Jo has an extensive background in the financial industry and holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Penn State University.

Lena-Jo invites clients into the process to define a personalized and practical plan to achieve their goals. Serving as the biggest champion for her clients’ financial futures is a role Lena-Jo values, and one which provides her great satisfaction. She currently resides in her hometown community of Lewiston-Auburn, Maine, with husband Darren and children Grant and Sofia.

Lena-Jo holds FINRA Series 6, 7, 24, 63, and 65 securities licenses through Investacorp, Inc., a Registered Broker Dealer, Member FINRA, SIPC. She is also licensed in Life and Health Insurance and is the branch office Principal.

Darren Hartley

A licensed Life, Health and LTC Advisor, Darren provides benefit strategies to current and new clients in the areas of Individual Life Insurance, Long Term Care Planning, Long and Short-Term Disability, and Hospital and Accident Indemnity plans. Darren is also a Certified Educator in Personal Finance (CEPF) through the Center for Financial Certifications, a division of The Institute of Financial Literacy.

Darren, or “Coach Hartley” as he is commonly known, is currently the Head Football and Baseball Coach at Lewiston High School. He is married to Lena-Jo and they reside in Auburn with their two children, Grant and Sofia.

Jennifer Uwaechia

Jennifer attended school in Auburn, graduated from Saint Dominic Regional High School in 2006 and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Southern Maine in 2013. Jennifer currently resides in Lewiston and enjoys being active and spending time with her friends and family.

Jennifer is excited to be a part of the firm at Downeast Private Wealth and looks forward to establishing partnerships with clients. She enjoys meeting new people in her community and helping them meet their financial goals. Jennifer holds the FINRA Series 6, 63 and 65 securities licenses and is a licensed Life and Health agent.

Sean Daigle

A licensed Life and Health Insurance agent, Sean is passionate about helping his clients understand the roles of supplementary insurance and life insurance in their overall financial plan. He began his insurance career to make a difference in the lives of the people in the community in which he was raised. Sean’s desire is for his clients to see him as a fiduciary advocate rather than a sales agent.

Sean is eager to help clients meet their current and future financial goals. He is currently studying for his Series 7 securities license and is looking to expand his role at the company in the future.

Tammy Levasseur

As Administrative Director at Downeast Private Wealth, Tammy organizes and establishes systems to ensure the office runs efficiently and effectively. Tammy has worked in the accounting departments of various companies in Maine and has handled every area of accounting, from payroll to accounts payable and accounts receivable. She holds an associate’s degree in business administration from North Country Community College and a bachelor’s degree in community health education from the University of Maine at Farmington.

Originally from Augusta, Tammy was raised in Ticonderoga, New York, before returning to Maine. Tammy currently resides in Lewiston with her husband Dan, and has two daughters, Courtnay and Catherine. She enjoys creative pursuits such as DIY projects, attending concerts, traveling, and boating with her husband on Long Lake.

Cameron Leary

As a Financial Advisor, Cameron works with individuals and businesses to provide advice and a complete array of financial products and services, including investment and insurance solutions. Cameron earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Wake Forest University in North Carolina.


Cameron holds FINRA Series 7 and 65 securities licenses through Investacorp, Inc., a Registered Broker Dealer, Member FINRA, SIPC. He is also licensed in Life and Health Insurance.

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